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The AAAS STEM Volunteers are holding orientations for the 2017-2018 school year.  If you are interested in volunteering, we invite you to attend one of these orientations in your comunity to learn about our work.  Contact Betty Calinger, bcalinge@aaas.org, for more information about the orientations and to volunteer.

Alexandria City Schools/Arlington Schools
September 28, 2017
8:30am-12:30pm
Sequoia Plaza 2
2110 Washington Blvd., Room 101/103
Arlington, VA

District of Columbia Public Schools
September 19, 2017
8:30am-11:30am
AAAS
1200 New York Avenue, NW
Revelle Room, 2nd Floor
Washington, DC

Fairfax County Public Schools/Prince William County Public Schools
September 25, 2017
9:00am-12:30pm
8270 Willow Oaks Corporate Drive, Room 3000
Fairfax, VA

Loudoun County Public Schools
September 25, 2017
10:00am-Noon
Loudoun County Schools Administrative Building
21000 Education Court
Conference Room, 5th Floor
Ashburn, VA

Montgomery County Public Schools/Howard County Public Schools
September 18, 2017
8:00am-4:15pm
Universities at Shady Grove
9630 Gudelsky Drive
Room 4230, Building 3
Rockville, MD

Prince George’s County Public Schools
September 29, 2017
9:00am-12:30pm
Howard B. Owens Science Center
9601 Greenbelt Road
Library, 2nd Floor
Greenbelt, MD

 

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Read about our Washington, DC area volunteers and how they are making a difference in K-12 classrooms.  

Genetics, Evolution, the Latest Scary Virus. These Volunteers Bring Real Life Science to the Classroom. (Washington Post, August 2016)

Donald Rea Gives Back as a Senior Scientist Volunteer (AAAS MemberCentral, December 2016)

Teachers and Volunteers Describe their Partnerships (Annual Meeting June 2014)

AAAS News Article:  Interviews with Elementary and Middle School Volunteers (June 2013) 

Cable TV Interview with Chemistry Volunteer and High School Teacher-Partner (Cable TV "Seniors Today" January 2014)